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April 23rd, 2015.

April 23rd, 2015, was a Thursday. It was day 113 of 2015. The decade was the 2010s.

6 years and 26 days have passed since April 23rd, 2015.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Taurus.

On this day.

What happened on April 23rd, 2015?

  • Sunderland player Adam Johnson is charged with child grooming and sexual activity with a child under 16.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 23rd, 2015.

  • United States: Uptown Funk - Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars
  • United Kingdom: Hold My Hand - Jess Glynne
Play the top hits from 2015.
A Spotify playlist of hit songs from 2015. Take a trip back to the peak days of Mark Ronson, Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, Major Lazer and Ellie Goulding.

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Furious 7" was at the top of the box office on April 23rd, 2015.

Take me back to April 23rd, 2015!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is April 23rd, 2015 and it's a Thursday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Taurus. The summer of 2015 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise.

In America, the song Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Hold My Hand by Jess Glynne is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Furious 7 is at the top of the Box Office.

In the United Kingdom, David Cameron is the current Prime Minister. A social networking website called Vine is extremely popular at the moment. It's 2015, so the music charts are being dominated by the likes of OMI, Bruno Mars, Ellie Goulding, Adele, Justin Bieber and Hozier.

The game Grand Theft Auto V has finally been released for the PC after several delays. In England, soccer fans are reacting to news that Sunderland player Adam Johnson has been officially charged with child grooming and sexual activity with a child under 16. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "The Walking Dead", "Homeland", "Rick and Morty" and "Power".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Watchdogs", "Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare", "Far Cry 4" and "Battlefield Hardline". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "Jessie", "Doc McStuffins" and "Henry Danger". Popular toys at the moment include the likes of the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on April 23rd, 2015.

  • "Uptown Funk".

    "Uptown Funk".

    "Uptown Funk" by Mark Ronson (featuring Bruno Mars) would go on to win a Grammy for 2015's Record of the Year.

  • 2015 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2015 included Ellie Goulding, The Weeknd, Fetty Wap, Wiz Khalifa, Walk the Moon, Jason Derulo, Ed Sheeran, Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, Drake, Shawn Mendes, Adele and Omi.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2015?

    The best NBA players in 2015 were Stephen Curry, LeBron James, Anthony Davis, Marc Gasol and James Harden.

  • European Migrant Crisis.

    Throughout 2015, media attention became focused on the rising number of refugees and migrants that were attempting to enter Europe.

  • Angela Merkel.

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is named as the Time Person of the Year for 2015.

  • Michelle Keegan.

    Michelle Keegan.

    English actress Michelle Keegan is named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2015.

  • Who were the best football players in 2015?

    In 2015, the best soccer players were Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, Robert Lewandowski, Luis Suárez, Thomas Müller, Manuel Neuer, Eden Hazard, Andrés Iniesta and Alexis Sánchez.

  • 2015 in movies.

    Popular movies in 2015 included Room, The Revenant, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Jurassic World, Furious 7, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Minions, Magic Mike XXL, Spectre, Inside Out, Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2, Mad Max: Fury Road, Sicario and The Martian.

  • Spotlight.

    The movie "Spotlight" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2015.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 6 years and 26 days have passed since April 23rd, 2015.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 17 of 2015.
  • Leap Year: 2015 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on April 23rd, 2015, will be 6 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2015 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1429743600.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around April 23rd, 2015.

  • March 24th, 2015: 150 people lose their lives after a co-pilot on Germanwings Flight 9525 deliberately crashes the aircraft into the French Alps.
  • March 25th, 2015: It is announced that Zayn Malik has left One Direction.
  • March 25th, 2015: Jeremy Clarkson is sacked by the BBC.
  • March 26th, 2015: Video streaming app Periscope is launched.
  • March 27th, 2015: Irish crime: Graham Dwyer is convicted of the murder of Elaine O'Hara.
  • March 29th, 2015: Wrestlemania 31: Seth Rollins cashes in his Money in the Bank contract before defeating Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns for the WWE Championship.
  • March 30th, 2015: The Prodigy's album "The Day Is My Enemy" is released.
  • April 2nd, 2015: A mass shooting at the Garissa University College in Kenya results in 148 deaths.
  • April 3rd, 2015: The film "Furious 7" is released in movie theaters.
  • April 13th, 2015: Arizona crime: Jodi Arias is sentenced to life in prison for the 2008 murder of her ex-boyfriend Travis Alexander.
  • April 14th, 2015: Grand Theft Auto V is released for the PC (after several delays).
  • April 14th, 2015: The game "Mortal Kombat X" is released.
  • This date: April 23rd, 2015
  • April 24th, 2015: Caitlyn Jenner comes out as a trans woman in a 20/20 interview with Diane Sawyer.
  • April 25th, 2015: Boxing: Wladimir Klitschko defeats Bryant Jennings.
  • April 25th, 2015: A 7.8 magnitude earthquake kills 9,100 people in Nepal.
  • April 30th, 2015: Singer Ben E. King passes away.
  • May 1st, 2015: The film "The Avengers: Age of Ultron" is released.
  • May 2nd, 2015: Boxing: Floyd Mayweather defeats Manny Pacquiao.
  • May 3rd, 2015: Soccer: Jose Mourinho's side Chelsea win the Premier League after a 1-0 win over Crystal Palace.
  • May 7th, 2015: The Conservative Party win a surprise majority during the 2015 United Kingdom general election.
  • May 8th, 2015: UK politics: Ed Miliband steps down as leader of the Labour Party.
  • May 12th, 2015: 8 people are killed after a train derails in Port Richmond, Philadelphia.
  • May 13th, 2015: Nick Fradiani wins the 14th season of American Idol.
  • May 13th, 2015: VoIP application "Discord" is released.
  • May 14th, 2015: Blues singer B.B. King passes away.
  • May 16th, 2015: Football: Steven Gerrard plays his final game for Liverpool.
  • May 17th, 2015: Rapper Chinx is shot dead in Queens, New York.
  • May 19th, 2015: Sawyer Fredericks wins the eight season of The Voice.
  • May 23rd, 2015: Ireland legalizes same-sex marriage via a referendum.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 23rd, 2015, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2015 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 8.
  • Native American Zodiac: April 23rd, 2015 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
  • Birth flower (April): The Daisy and the Sweet Pea.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Better Call Saul - Breaking Bad spin-off.
  • Jane the Virgin - Romantic drama-comedy series.
  • Power - Crime drama.
  • Rick and Morty - Adult animated Sci-Fi sitcom.
  • Peaky Blinders - British crime series that is set in the 19th century.
  • Orange Is the New Black - American comedy-drama about a federal prison.
  • House of Cards - Political thriller.
  • Black Mirror - Dystopian Sci-Fi series.
  • American Horror Story - Anthology horror series.
  • Homeland - Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.
  • Suits - Legal drama television series.
  • Game of Thrones - Fantasy drama series.

Kid's TV shows on April 23rd, 2015.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 2015.

  • Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn
  • Henry Danger
  • Girl Meets World
  • Sheriff Callie's Wild West
  • Every Witch Way
  • Paw Patrol
  • Dog with a Blog
  • Doc McStuffins
  • Lab Rats: Bionic Island
  • Austin & Ally
  • Jessie
  • Jake and the Never Land Pirates
  • Team Umizoomi
  • Phineas and Ferb
  • Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
  • The Fairly OddParents
  • Dora the Explorer

Popular toys and games in 2015.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2015.

  • The Xbox One
  • The PlayStation 4

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • Mortal Kombat X - Fighting video game developed by NetherRealm Studios.
  • Battlefield Hardline - First-person shooter video game developed by Visceral Games.
  • Dying Light - Open world first person survival horror game.
  • Far Cry 4 - First-person shooter game.
  • Assassin's Creed: Unity - Action-adventure game.
  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare - FPS game.
  • Alien: Isolation - Survival horror game.
  • Destiny - Online FPS game.
  • Watchdogs - Action-adventure game developed by Ubisoft Montreal.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 23rd of April.

US President.

Barack Obama was the President of the United States on April 23rd, 2015.

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on April 23rd, 2015.

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on April 23rd, 2015 was most likely conceived around the 14th of July, 2014.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 23rd, 2015 is close to the 31st of January, 2016.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about April 23rd, 2015.

  • A total of 2,218 days have passed since this date.
  • 316 weeks have passed.
  • 191,635,200 seconds have passed since the April 23rd, 2015.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 223,574,400 times.
  • Since April 23rd, 2015, the earth has travelled approximately 98,883,763,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 31,939,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 16,480,627 steps. That's about 7,325 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,299,622 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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